Dheeraj Mahajan, MD, MBA, FACP, CIC, CHCQM, CMD, is President and CEO of Chicago Internal Medicine Practice and Research (CIMPAR, SC) and its associated group of companies and Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago. He is a Fellow of American College of Physicians and Board certified in Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine. Additionally, Dr. Mahajan is a certified medical director, a certified physician advisor in utilization review and healthcare quality management and is certified in infection control and epidemiology. He specializes in cross continuum provider alignment. At AMDA-The Society for PALTC Medicine, he serves as the chair of the Quality Committee and as a member of various other committees.